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[Czech Republic] Czech government again approves ban on smoking

The Czech government has again approved a smoking ban in restaurants. Monday's move comes just days after Parliament rejected such a bill because it failed to get the support of a government coalition partner.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 30, 2016 15:12
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Surveys consistently reveal most Czechs favour ban on smoking in pubs and restaurants

Are we out of step with the rest of Europe? “We most definitely are. We are, really… in fact behind even Russia, which is alarming. It is kind of sad that we are the ‘last’ country. There are questions why that is and the fact is that there is a very str
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added May 27, 2016 22:24
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[Czech Republic] Czech Ruling Coalition Overcomes Smoking-Ban Row With New Bill

The Czech governing coalition agreed to discuss a new bill banning smoking in restaurants, overcoming a dispute that erupted after a group of ruling lawmakers voted with the opposition to reject the legislation in parliament this week.
Bloomberg News
added May 27, 2016 22:04
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[Czech Republic] Czech government parties look to calm spat over failed smoking ban bill

Czech ruling parties tried to calm a public row on Friday, agreeing to submit new anti-smoking legislation after some coalition lawmakers torpedoed a government-backed bill this week, angering the prime minister. The three-party centre-left coalition has
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 27, 2016 11:54
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[Czech Republic] Smoking Ban Failure Triggers Emergency Czech Coalition Talks

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka called for emergency talks after a failure to pass a long-awaited law banning smoking in restaurants ignited tension in his ruling coalition. Sobotka’s Social Democrats locked horns with ANO, the junior coalition party led
Bloomberg News
added May 27, 2016 11:10
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[Czech Republic] BRIEF-Czech Philip Morris says Q1 revenue rises 9.3 percent

Reuters
added May 18, 2016 14:50
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[Czech Republic] Právo: Convicted murderer beats Czech prisons in smoking dispute

A Prague court met the complaint by Albert Zirovnicky, a murderer in jail, on Friday when it decided that the Prison Service has to pay 200,000 crowns to him, a non-smoker, for infringing on his fundamental right to health by failing to observe the smokin
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 11, 2016 14:00
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Study: Czechs have most liberal approach to alcohol, cigarettes

according to a study carried out by the EPICENTER Institute and released on the web 20minutem Swiss server. The study has confirmed the reputation of the Czech Republic as "the harbor of freedom," mainly because it does not restrict serving of alcoholic
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 5, 2016 00:28
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Czech Republic - Factors To Watch on March 24

WARNING ON CIGARETTES: The lower house approved a law ordering cigarette makers to put health warning pictures on 65 percent of cigarette boxes. The legislation could take effect in the autumn if approved by the upper house. Read more: http://www.dailyma
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 24, 2016 16:35
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[Czech Republic] Number of MPs aim to weaken anti-smoking legislation in name of smokers' rights

A group of MPs from the opposition and more significantly within the ruling coalition have made clear their intent to try and soften legislation aimed at banning smoking at all Czech restaurants, bars and similar premises. Although the proposal passed in
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Mar 8, 2016 17:56
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